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Find out about Intel's new RdRand Instruction.

Previously refered to as "Bull Mountain", the RdRand instruction will present itself on the upcoming "Ivy Bridge" platform coming out early 2012.  The RdRand instruction paves the way to fast, reli

Authored by Gael H. (Blackbelt) Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 15:54
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Not just 1, but 2 flavors of the Manageability DTK

I just learned something new today.
Authored by Gael H. (Blackbelt) Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 16:20
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Demo: Advantage of Westmere Crypto Acceleration Engine

Purpose of this demo is to show an advantage of Westmere Crypto Acceleration Engine.
Authored by Last updated on 02/04/2019 - 15:08
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Intel Advanced Encryption Standard Instructions and TrueCrypt*

In this blog I will examine how software AES and Intel AES-NI (hardware accelerator) in TrueCrypt* affect performance and power in a mobile platform.

Authored by Nguyen, Khang T (Intel) Last updated on 02/04/2019 - 10:40
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Benign Data Races: What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

The peril of data races. Shows how even the most innocent ones can break badly.
Authored by Dmitry Vyukov Last updated on 07/04/2019 - 17:06
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Detecting Buffer Overflow with Intel® Pointer Checker

Introduction
Authored by Nguyen, Khang T (Intel) Last updated on 07/04/2019 - 19:08
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A DPRNG for Cilk™ Plus?

Continuing my previous post, I describe some of the challenges in implementing DotMix, a determinstic parallel random-number generator (DPRNG) for Intel® Cilk™ Plus.
Authored by Last updated on 03/20/2019 - 13:00
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Null Pointer Dereferencing Causes Undefined Behavior

I have unintentionally raised a large debate recently concerning the question if it is legal in C/C++ to use the &P->m_foo expression with P being a null pointer.

Authored by Andrey Karpov (Blackbelt) Last updated on 05/30/2018 - 07:08
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The Last Line Effect

Authored by Andrey Karpov (Blackbelt) Last updated on 05/30/2018 - 07:00